Essayist Sloane Crosley picks her favorite books that will not make you cry and feel guilty in the sun.
Sloane Crosley is the New York Times bestselling author of How Did You Get This Number and I Was Told There’d Be Cake. She is also a weekly columnist for The Independent in the UK and editor of The Best American Travel Essays 2011. She lives in Manhattan, where she is a regular contributor to GQ, The New York Times and National Public Radio. She catalogues depressing non-readable items here.